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Personal Assistant

  • Location:

    Croydon

  • Sector:

    Business Support

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £30000 - £35000 per annum + Discretionary Bonus

  • Contact:

    Nicholas Watts

  • Contact email:

    recruit@vwa.com

  • Job ref:

    7-HFPA/NW_1655820036

  • Published:

    8 days ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months

  • Expiry date:

    2022-07-21

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Client:

    ClientDrop

7-HFPA/NW

Personal Assistant

ASAP

1 year FTC

c.£35K, dependent on experience

Education Trust

Croydon

The Client:
A leading multi-academy trust for primary and secondary education based in Croydon are looking for a PA to support a Director for a year.

The Role:
PA duties will involve, but are not limited to:

  • Working in the trusts head office and presenting a professional and welcoming face both on the phone and in person
  • Liaise with the Federation functional teams on behalf of the Director
  • Prepare paperwork and presentations for meetings
  • Manage communication between the director and employees
  • Support the compliance team with preparing reviews of policies
  • Track delegated tasks and monitor processes
  • Organize and coordinate meetings
  • To ensure complete discretion whilst dealing with confidential issues
  • To take phone calls and deal with enquires
  • Proof reading
  • Accompanying the director to off-site meetings
  • Follow child protection procedures adopted by the southward safeguarding children's board and schools safeguarding policy
  • Ad hoc reports as required

The Successful PA will:

  • Have good Microsoft Office skills
  • Be able to use their initiative and be extremely organized
  • Be willing to conduct various background checks that are required to work within a school environment
  • Ideally have worked within the education sector previously
  • Be able to pick things up quickly and hit the ground running
  • Have previous experience supporting a busy individual

The details and Benefits:

  • There is potential for longer term positions in the trust after the contract
  • Detailed hand over notes
  • Hybrid working
  • Salary of £30-35K (depending on experience)
  • Benefits including a discretionary performance and loyalty bonus

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please apply today!